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Shawl of wool twill tapestry with main field of solid white with small dark blue boteh motif in each corner; borders at each end with design of row of large dark blue boteh motifs with red accents, above which is a row of smaller dark blue boteh motifs; gaurd bands on each long side with...

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Provenance

Lent by Hervey E. Wetzel to the MFA, June 11, 1914; Returned to lender, September 25, 1914; Gift from Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel, to the MFA, March 31, 1919

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel

Indian (Kashmiri), about 1810

Object Place

Kashmir, India

Dimensions

131.5 x 260 cm (51 3/4 x 102 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.750

Medium or Technique

Wool twill tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes